Pain Management

This section of the Medical Home Portal provides information about the assessment and management of pain in children and adolescents. The more timely, developmentally appropriate, and closely aligned with family goals the assesment is, the more effective pain management techniques can be. Pain management techniques often include combining treatment modalities, such as psychological, physical, occupational, and pharmacological therapies. Please see the following pages for more information.

Authors & Reviewers

Initial publication: July 2020; last update/revision: February 2023
Current Authors and Reviewers:
Author: Dale-Marie Herring, MA